Nostradamus: Predictor of the future? Not so much.


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Nostradamus delighted us all in grade school, but it turns out the real guy wasn't quite as prescient as we were led to believe. In truth, he wrote a lot of purposefully confusing riddles that people have twisted into meaning exactly what they want them to mean. Learn all about Nostradamus in today's episode.

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Topics in this Podcast: end of the world, conspiracies, hoax, Hitler, history, France, nazis